Chicpea and HayOner have teamed up to bring the Forever Young Festival to Jersey City! It’s an outdoor party meant to celebrate arts and culture by bringing the community together to have fun. It’ll be the perfect place to sit back and relax, or dance around and meet new people! The Forever Young festival isRead more
Happy Birthday, Chicpea! This weekend is going to be a great one whether you’re able to join Chicpea for her birthday shenanigans or not! Mark your calendars for a silent event, throw your lighters in the air for the Forever Young Festival, grab some popcorn for movies in the park. Whatever you choose to do,Have you planned your weekend yet?
Today is my 33rd birthday and in celebration I wanted to share some fun things you might not know about me without getting too personal! I am all about being open and honest with people and the experiences that make me who I am… so here goes nothing… I speak three languages: English, Hebrew, and FrenchRead more
I first heard about Bodega Dream through Dancing Tony aka The Mayor of Fun when we collaborated on a special Hip Hop does Groove on Grove night a few months ago. When they went on stage, I couldn’t do anything else but dance. They brought a huge smile on my face. I just loved theirRead more
qplum is a digital way for people to get the services offered by a hedge fund, for a reasonable price. If you’re like me and have no clue what that means, the wonderful people at qplum make it simple and affordable. What do hedge funds offer? They give people access to certain investment strategies andRead more
Want more? Check us out at haveanight.com and follow us @haveanight_jc! Monday – July 18th Sliders and Tallboys @ Left Bank Burger Bar Mondays aren’t so bad when you can get 3 sliders and a PBR tallboy for $10 all day at Left Bank! Tuesday – July 19th Happy Hour @ Kitchen Step Whether you’reRead more
We all know summer weather makes for a miserable commute, especially if you are on the PATH or Subway. The last thing you want to do is put on your regular black skinny pants and silk blouse, but you still need to be work appropriate, and deal with the notorious office air conditioning. When gettingRead more
In Jersey City, everyone has their own style and expresses themselves through what they wear. I feel that these five people represent Jersey City in the best way I could imagine– 1. Christine Jacklyn McCann Christine Jacklyn McCann is a preschool teacher, spotted at Dullboy wearing Converse high tops, Uniqlo jeans, jewelry from Temples Across Asia, and a MadridRead more
Almost two years ago, I walked in to Sneaker Room with David Diaz, the Central Avenue Special Improvement District manager for the first time. I remember being completely surprised that a store like this existed in the heights of Jersey City. As a result I decided on the spot to conduct an interview with theRead more
If you haven’t made any plans for your weekend, then this is a good place to start. Check out this great lineup of events and check mark each one you’re going to! Life is short, but you can make it longer by indulging in memories that will last a lifetime! Can’t find any events you’reCheck out what's happening this weekend!
In seven days, I turn thirty-three. This post is very special to me. I’ve been waiting for this exact article ever since I started Chicpeajc. This interview and our collab is my birthday gift. Taproot Organics are Jersey City soap makers that infuse organic ingredients and use real food for their products. I’ve been addictedRead more
To kick off Fourth of July weekend, ChicpeaJC and HayOner threw a silent party at Transmission on July 1st, and it’s all we’ve been talking about since! So much so, we are going for round two July 22nd! Details after the recap! A year ago, I went to a silent party in Miami and ever sinceRead more
You know that room in the house that you talk about fixing up for years but never come around to it? You make plans to get new furniture, choose a paint color, get new art, move shit around, maybe even buy exercise equipment, but then it never happens? For the past two years, we’ve wantedGet to know this great Jersey City interior designer
Want more? Check us out at haveanight.com and follow us @haveanight_jc! Monday – July 11th Mussels Monday @ Bistro La Source Start your week off strong (pun intended) with mussels Monday at Bistro La Source. Enjoy unlimited mussels for $12 with drink purchase, and sit outside to enjoy a nice summer night! Tuesday – July 12th Summerfest @Here's where to go this week
The Historic Downtown Special Improvement District announced the expansion of the HDSID boundaries and it is official this week! Below is a map of the new district. I caught up with Rachel Sieg, the Executive Director of the HDSID to hear more about the great news. Rachel, how did the plans to expand come about? ThisOnward and upward with HDSID
Who doesn’t love a good brunch? We figured we’d save you the time wondering which places are worth it and give you five brunches to try this weekend in Jersey City! 1. Whealth and Co. – “Sunday got me like…” Brunch! Whealth has partnered with Transmission to bring food and music together for a brunch experience like nobunches of brunches
The weekend isn’t the weekend until you’ve checked out the top things to do in Jersey City! We’ve got a list full of fun, kid-friendly, and of course adult-friendly events that all may or may not include ice cream at some point or another! So check it out and see if what we’ve picked willWHERE'S THE FUN? LOOK HERE.
North of the west side cemetery and east of Journal Square lies The Marion Neighborhood. A quiet, blue collar, charming corner of the city. The type of neighborhood that reminds us multiculturalism is U.S. culture. Live gets us up every morning in the form of the path train whistling out of the tunnel so loudcheck out these photos